Reserve Bank of Australia

Mozo Rate Chasers Roundup – June 2013

Mozo Rate Chasers Roundup – June 2013
July 2, 2013 1 Comment »

There weren’t many changes to variable rate products in June as the RBA chose to sit on its hands while giving time for the previous months cut to work its way through the economy. With the dollar now on the ... Read More »

Mozo Rate Chasers Roundup – September 2012

Mozo Rate Chasers Roundup – September 2012
October 4, 2012 No Comments »

At its October meeting the RBA has cut the cash rate for the first time since June. While most analysts said it could have gone either way, many banks were anticipating cuts sometime before the end of 2012, so have ... Read More »

Glenn Stevens : Behind the Rate Rises

April 20, 2011 No Comments »

Labelled by Kochie as “the person that nobody knows and yet the bloke who controls their lives”, Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Governor Glenn Stevens is a bit of an enigma. He’s a public figure, yet unlike most celebs we ... Read More »

Cracking the da Stevens Code

April 28, 2010 1 Comment »

RBA Governor Glenn Stevens has released the text of another speech, this time to business leaders in Toowoomba. And so it’s time for analysts, pundits, commentators and generally interested persons to pick over his themes, his words and the general ... Read More »

Can you cope with 2% higher interest rates?

Can you cope with 2% higher interest rates?
August 31, 2009 No Comments »

It’s time to pull out your calculator and do some simple sums on those mortgages. And the sum to do is to take your current interest rate, add 2%, and see if you can cope with the adjusted repayment amount. ... Read More »

It’s time to fix!

It’s time to fix!
June 12, 2009 No Comments »

The question I get asked more than any other right now is – should I fix my home loan? My answer, as from an hour ago, is clearly yes… The reason is that the Commonwealth Bank has just put its ... Read More »